It has come to our attention that the name Bates Wells & Braithwaite London LLP is being used to request sums of money to be deposited into an unknown bank account to pursue litigation in the Spanish courts.

Members of the public are being contacted by an individual purporting to be an employee of this firm, the individual is using the name Marcus Rose and the phone number being used is 07763 231 595. This phone number does not belong to any member of staff or partner at BWB and should not be responded to.

If you receive any telephone calls or other form of contact from this individual, please inform our Professional Standards & Risk team at [email protected]